English Intonation Pb And Audio Cd

Author: J. C. Wells
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521683807
Size: 60.95 MB
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An introduction to intonation - the expression of meaning through rise and fall of pitch in our voices - in English.

A Handout On Medical English For Health Professionals

Author: Goretti Faya Ornia
Publisher: Cambridge Scholars Publishing
ISBN: 1527506894
Size: 64.10 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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This book offers a guide to medical English, and is addressed to healthcare professionals and students with an upper-intermediate level of English. It will also be useful as a handout for specialised English courses offered in medicine, nursing, and physiotherapy degrees, and can be used as a self-study book. The book is made up of four chapters, structured into three sections: namely, grammar, science, and phonetics. Each chapter reviews the main points of English grammar, and works with the vocabulary of the medical field. The book also provides students with basic knowledge of phonetics, which will help them to improve their listening and speaking skills.

The Music Of Everyday Speech

Author: Ann Wennerstrom
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780198032717
Size: 23.33 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Recently there has been a growing interest among discourse analysts in incorporating prosody into the analysis of spoken language. Wennerstrom considers the role of prosody in a variety of discourse genres and offers an over-all framework within which future analysis might continue.

The Phonology Of Tone And Intonation

Author: Carlos Gussenhoven
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521012003
Size: 72.91 MB
Format: PDF
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This book provides a survey of research into tone and intonation, and how they are integrated into our grammars.

A Corpus Of Formal British English Speech

Author: Gerald Knowles
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Size: 12.60 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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This work provides 50,000 words of prosodically-transcribed text from a variety of sources. The introduction explains fully the transcription conventions, the structure of the corpus and its relationship to other computer corpora, and provides examples of different versions of texts.

The Intonation Systems Of English

Author: Paul Tench
Publisher: Burns & Oates
ISBN: 9780304336913
Size: 38.49 MB
Format: PDF
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Intended not only for students of linguistics and English language, the book also contains information ideal for consideration by language teachers, speech therapists, drama students and other professions that rely heavily upon the spoken word.

English Phonetics And Phonology For Spanish Speakers Cd 2a Ed

Author: Brian Leonard Mott
Publisher: Edicions Universitat Barcelona
ISBN: 8447535045
Size: 11.31 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
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Las características más importantes de esta obra son:..- Ejemplificación de muchas variedades lingüísticas, aparte del español y el catalán..- Ejercicios variados al final de cada capítulo..- Múltiples ejercicios de transcripción fonética..- Comparación de los sistemas fonológicos inglés, español y catalán..- Glosario de términos técnicos inglés-castellano..- Apéndice en que se compara el inglés británico con el inglés americano..- CD con grabaciones de listas léxicas y frases completas que ilustran la pronunciación, acentuación y entonación.